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Jun 9, 2017 - June 9, 2017 – Wetumpka, Clanton, Rockford, Sylacauga, Oak Grove, Childersburg, Harpersville and Talladega, Alabama

June 9, 2017 – Wetumpka, Clanton, Rockford, Sylacauga, Oak Grove, Childersburg, Harpersville and Talladega, Alabama I was off to Wetumpka to the Jasmine Hill Gardens and Outdoor Museum. It was conceived in the early 1930s by Benjamin and Mary Fitzpatrick and has grown into a virtual outdoor museum featuring reproductions of famous Greek and Roman works of art. The Fitzpatricks established a chain of department stores which they sold in 1927. After the stock market crash in 1929, they were reluctant to enter into business again. They retired...

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